Randy Gentry, director of the Institute for a Secure and Sustainable Environment at the University of Tennessee, is quoted in this article about East Tennessee conservatives who embrace conservation. The mindset is "very much pro-environment," says Gentry, "although it is a very conservative base traditionally."
U.S. Army Lt. Jeremiah Manning endures a grueling work schedule in 115-degree heat while serving as a construction engineer in Iraq. After his work day has ended, Manning logs on to a civil engineering course offered via distance education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Joe Carcello, the Ernst & Young Professor in Accounting in the College of Business Administration at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has received Beta Alpha Psi’s prestigious Business Professional of the Year award.
John (Tom) Mentzer, Bruce Chair of Excellence in the College of Business Administration at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has won the prestigious Berkman Distinguished Service Award from the Academy of Marketing Science.
Due to crane work associated with the construction project at the Hesler Biology Building, Circle Drive on the Hill will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 12.